Turkey called on the USA for collecting all weapons that are delivered to the YPG as the fight against Islamic State (IS) in Syria has completed.
As for the Afrin and Manbij operations, Assad threw into doubt the assumption that Washington would allow their North Atlantic Treaty Organisation ally to expel Kurdish militias from their footholds in Syria: "Erdogan will be allowed to do anything he wants except dislodge the SDF from certain designated areas".
It would also effectively cement the emerging status of the Kurdish-led entity, which is modeled on the vision of Abdullah Ocalan, the Kurdish leader jailed for terrorism in Turkey.
YPG is considered by Turkey to be a "terrorist group" with ties to the banned Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), which has waged a decades-long fight inside the country.
Turkish government on Wednesday said it was ready to take any steps necessary against a Syrian Kurdish militia to ensure the security of its borders, as speculation mounted of an imminent cross border operation.
"At present, these territories are under the control of the SDF, but the relationships between the Kurds and Arabs within the group are very tense and the United States announcement that the territory will be controlled by different groups under American leadership causes concern that the aim of the initiative is to divide Syria", Lavrov said.
The force "was not properly described", Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told reporters on Wednesday after meeting with Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu in Vancouver.
"That entire situation has been misportrayed, misdescribed".
"The Coalition is working jointly with the Syrian Democratic Forces to establish and train the new Syrian Border Security Force (BSF)".
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He said it was crucial for the U.S.to maintain a military presence to prevent an Islamic State resurgence and avoid the "mistakes" of Iraq. It called on the U.S.to reclaim all arms supplied to Syrian Kurdish fighters.
"America has acknowledged it is in the process of creating a terror army on our border".
France has seen as many as 1,910 of its nationals travel to Syria and Iraq to fight for ISIS, according to the latest figures released by Washington, D.C. -based security consultancy The Soufan Group. "These forces will augment local security in liberated areas and protect local populations", the statement said, referring to ISIS by its Arabic acronym.
Turkish long-range artillery has also been firing on Kurdish positions in Afrin.
On Jan. 16, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said that military operations in Syria's Afrin city against Kurdish Democratic Union Party (PYD) and the Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG) will begin very soon.
Tillerson said the USA recognizes Turkey's "humanitarian contributions and military sacrifices" in Syria defeating Daesh, adding that Washington needs Ankara's "close cooperation" in achieving a new future for Syria that ensures security for Syria's neighbors. The Defense Department's language is nearly word for word what the US policy toward Iraq was during former President George W. Bush. A Turkish assault without its approval might prove hard and open a new front in a war that activists say has already cost more than 340,000 lives.
"The coalition's mission has not changed: to defeat ISIS in designated areas of Iraq and Syria and set conditions for follow-on operations to increase regional stability", U.S. army Colonel Ryan Dillon was quoted as saying by the Turkish state news agency Anadolu.
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Kenya Airways launched sales, Thursday, for nonstop flight from Nairobi to NY due to start 28 October, this year. Direct flights from JKIA to New York JFK will reduce the time flight from 25 hours to about 15 hours.
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The President has cushioned his indictment of Pakistan with action by holding back two $50 million foreign financing to Islamabad. We've invested a lot of blood and treasure in Afghanistan. "Pakistan is saying that the Haqqani no longer exist in Pakistan".
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They're the first pair of running backs on the same team to each have at least 1,500 yards from scrimmage in a season. Teddy Bridgewater , who had been Keenum's backup for the final eight games of the regular season, was inactive.
It could also improve waterproofing for future phones since it eliminates the need for speaker holes. As for what Google could do with Redux, the search giant may build smartphones that eschew speakers.
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Payne was a key run-stopper in the middle and also had an interception and touchdown catch in the semifinal win over Clemson. ESPN's Mel Kiper Jr. rates Ridley as the draft's top receiver and the 10th-best player overall in his big board .
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Clearly, LaVar is a father who wants to have input on how his sons are coached, who they play with, and what they do on the court. Lonzo Ball was asked Sunday at the Lakers' shootaround if he likes playing for Walton.
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Orange County firefighters, along with a Los Angeles County search and rescue team, removed the vehicle from the building. The woman, who declined to provide her name, stated it was fortunate the motel was unharmed.
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The court also issued a notice to the Centre seeking its response to a writ petition filed by five members of the LGBT community . LGBT rights groups called the law the "worst in the nation" and the Supreme Court's decision a "missed opportunity".